A striking example of raku that illustrates the dance of fire and the kiss of smoke resulting in a resplendent cabochon.
She is a dryad, a water spirit in Greek mythology. Female spirits of nature (faeries), who preside over the rivers and seas live amongst the coral and this one favors dolphins. The sunrise colors reflected in this piece are reminiscent of a Maxfield Parrish painting.
L 2.5" W 1 3/8" Th. 5/16" Flat back, signed and dated. Nickle free bail.